Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service Management
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 70 44
Rank change year-on-year +20 -26 +9
Contract jobs citing Service Management 15 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.99% 1.51% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.70% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 23
Coventry median daily rate £488 £415 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.40% -16.95% +21.21%
10th Percentile £381 £333 £159
90th Percentile £675 £500 £715
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Coventry median hourly rate - - £23.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £15.46 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.54% -22.69% +33.33%

Service Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 630 941 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 83.78% 88.61% 81.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 660 391
Coventry median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £258
90th Percentile £551 £540 £563
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 31
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.94% -22.50% -31.85%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.33 £11.50
90th Percentile £42.18 £38.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Service Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Coventry

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Service Management in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Coventry

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Coventry over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Coventry

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 10 (66.67%) ITSM
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) ServiceNow
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 5 (33.33%) Workflow
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Service Design
7 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
8 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
8 2 (13.33%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) SAP
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Change Control
8 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
8 2 (13.33%) Marketing
8 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (13.33%) PaaS
8 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) C# Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Commercial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Architect
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITSM
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 5 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Service Design
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
6 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) SAP